7948 Object Results

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2002.10 A-E
before 1898

One side of the case depicts a leaping horse. The other side shows three dogs in a rural setting. The dog side of the case is in worse condition than the side depicting the horse. The face of the w...

before 1950

Purple souvenir book featuring photographs of Newport attractions. Title page reads, "Newport Rhode Island, Street Scenes, Principle Residences and Places of Interest". Published by David Rubin in ...

A transparency depicting Eolus, a steamship that provided service between Wickford, Rhode Island and Newport. Ship is most likely pictured in Newport Harbor.

A glass plate positive image, probably for use in a magic lantern (stereopticon) projection unit. The image depicts a view of Bath Road looking east. A carriage, as well as the outline of a house, ...

A blue glass swizzle stick with a yellow ball at top. Along the stem reads, "New England Steamship Co. Serving All New England" and features a flag printed with "NE". Identical to 2006.13.3.

(a) 19th century brass spring lancet used for bloodletting. (b) Wooden case with latch for lancet.

before 1892

A stereograph depicting the Old Stone Mill in Touro Park. The Mill is shown covered in ivy.

Stereograph was produced by Joshua A. Williams of Newport; his studio label, affixed to rever...

before 1892

A stereograph depicting a view of Washington Square, looking west. The Brick Market is visible in the distance at right. Printed label on reverse reads: "Washington Square,/NEWPORT, R.I./PHOTOGRAPH...

A stereograph image depicting the Aquidneck Hotel on Pelham Street.

Image was produced by Newport photographer Joshua A. Williams (d. 1892), whose printed label on reverse reads:

before 1862

This small box looks like a book on the outside. It has brown/red velvet with gold detailing. The inside of the box is lined with Prussian blue paper and has a mirror on the left side in a gold fra...

before 1846

Pencil sketch of Newport's town crier, John Allen. Man is using crutches and ringing a bell. Allen died June 6, 1846 at the age of 67.

before 1800

A single baby's leather shoe in poor condition; very old and brittle. Four holes at toe, instep strap is torn, sticthing on side of shoe is unravelling. Piece of paper found with shoe reads 'shoe f...

before 1937

A single 7" long leather shoe in poor condition. The shoe has been slattened, appears to have an instep strap. Piece of paper glued onto foot of shoe reads 'Child's shoe, found in attic of Maudsley...

Shadow Box
before 1926

Showdow box with a three masted ship. The sails and wake created by the ship are three-dimensional, and strings with beads are used to represent ropes. Encasement is a wooden framed box painted bla...

before 1893

Turned cylinder (goblet shape), may have heavier metal in core, seal inscription surrounds image of scales of justice. Inscription: "Court of Compleas, Newport."

before 1900

Box 4 contains Miss Elizabeth Swinburne's scrapbook from before 1900. The scrapbook includes many ticket stubs, maps, photographs, postcards, and pressed flowers and leaves from various pleaces thr...

A photomechanical print that appears to have been cut from an unknown source. Print features several houses along the Cliff Walk, including The Breakers (original house, destroyed by fire in 1892)...

Sepia toned photo of the first Breakers estate, Ruggles Avenue. Photo depicts the driveway of the Breakers estate with a man in a carriage. Bottom of photo reads "Ochre Point, No. 143, The Breake...

Black and white interior of Bannister House, Middletown, RI. Image shows hallway and staircase from the first floor.

Seaview, Cottage of James Powell Kernochan before alteration of 1889.

Reverse of photo: "Gardner's House of Dr. Rice's Estate Coggeshall Ave next to Frie Barn started demolishing Nov. 18, 1930."

A black and white photograph depicting the Ocean House veranda, with several people gathered. A caption at bottom center reads: "GRAND VERANDA OF THE OCEAN HOUSE, NEWPORT." Also labeled at bottom...

A sepia tone photograph of Newport Hospital nursing staff. The seven women at center are in nursing uniforms, including starched hats and white high-collared dresses. The woman at far left wears ...

A photograph depicting a house on the corner of Division and Touro Streets. The house was torn down in 1916, and became the site of the Levi Gale House. The Newport Historical Society's headquart...

A photograph depicting an aerial view of the Cliff Walk. Visible structures in the photograph include the Marble House, Chinese Tea House, and Beechwood. Almy Pond is visible in the background. ...

A photograph depicting the Ocean House on Bellevue Avenue. A carriage is seen passing by the hotel.

A photograph depicting the Ocean House at the corner of Bellevue Avenue and Bowery Street. A boy is seen standing in front of the hotel under a lamppost. A label on the mat reads: "Ocean House ...

A photograph depicting businesses on the eastern side of Thames Street, before 1882. Storefronts include Andrew Bryer's Dining Rooms, J.W. Hammett's. J.M. Swan Shoes, and C.F. Frasch's Confectiona...

A black and white photograph of the re-building of Clingstone.

A mounted black and white photograph depicting a large crowd in front of Newport City Hall. A banner over Broadway reads: "Welcome/President/DeValera." Electric street cars are visible in the bac...

A mounted photograph of stone cutters with their tools (seated in front of a rock wall). Photograph taken by James Nicholson.

A mounted photograph of stone cutters with their tools. Photograph by James Nicholson.

A photograph of two men working at the "Old Cider Mill" in Middletown, Rhode Island. A wagon, a horse, a stone wall, and a shingled building are visible around a wooden platform, where one man app...

A photograph of several men working at the "Old Cider Mill" in Middletown, Rhode Island. A large wooden apparatus covered in hay is visible at center. A man at foreground is seen leaning towards ...

A photograph of the James B. Finch House at the corner of Mount Vernon and Barney Streets. The image depicts the back side of the house, which faces Barney Street. The Barney Street Cemetery, bor...

A photograph of the Weaver House, once located on West Main Road in Middletown, Rhode Island. Image is a copy of a Covell print from a Clarence Stanhope negative.

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